The handsome young Spaniard Rosemary meets on her train journey to
Malaga seems to cast a magic spell over her. For those few brief hours
she knew a passionate, ecstasy with Paul.
But on meeting Mercedes, the girl to whom she is to be companion,
Rosemary's dreams of love are abruptly shattered. For Mercedes is
engaged to marry Don Pablo Iballo - who is none other than Paul himself!
Mercedes is desperately in love with an out-of-work musician, and
Rosemary, hurt and angered by Paul's reprehensible behaviour, thinks of
a wild plan to deceive him. On the day of the wedding she changes places
with Mercedes; and her face hidden by the heavy veil, the ceremony went
But when the plot is discovered, Paul does not send her away in fury as
Rosemary had imagined. He has other ideas: he believes that a wife
should fulfil her duties...
A captivating love story from the 100-million-copy bestselling Queen of
Romance, first published in 1934, and available now for the first time